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Protecting Nursing Home Residents from Other Residents

Agents from the Illinois attorney general’s office recently conducted a raid that netted five people with outstanding warrants. Only this wasn’t a raid on some drug den – the wanted criminals were hiding in a nursing home. What began as a check for code violations has led Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan to root out […]

Judge Issues Injunction Against Nursing Homes Persecuting Patients

Nearly 5,000 psychiatric patients in Illinois will now have the ability to peacefully relocate to community housing after a federal judge issued an injunction against the nursing homes where the patients reside. In his ruling, U.S. District Court Judge William Hart ordered the for-profit nursing home operators cease using “scare tactics” on their mentally ill […]

Nursing Home Abuse Doesn’t Just Happen to the Elderly

In January 2011, a Chicago nursing home for disabled children was cited for the death of a 14-month-old girl. According to the Chicago Tribune, this death was the 14th time Chicago care facility Alden Village North has been cited by the state for a child or teen death since 2000. State regulators discovered that Alden […]

Preventable errors happening to patients receiving skilled nursing care

When health problems arise, many people will schedule an appointment with a medical professional to gain a better understanding of what is wrong. They want to learn more about their conditions and receive a diagnosis that will help them return to health. This can be a very stressful time for the patients, and they have […]

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